With all the talk about the state’s implementation of medical marijuana laws, it’s easy to wonder what impact those laws will have on terminating employees who use marijuana on the job.
It’s no secret that Washington State has been struggling lately in trying to harmonize its two marijuana industries, medical and recreational.
The common denominator for all start-ups – whether your start-up has $50 or $500 million in its coffers – is its people. As they grow beyond founders, each start-up and emerging technology company will welcome new faces into the organization to deliver on its business plan.
Mandating That Whistleblowers Report Violations of Law Internally Constitutes an Obstruction of Justice
The Chamber of Commerce has commenced a well-financed and aggressive lobbying campaign to undermine America’s most effective whistleblower law, the False Claims Act.
If you were a political science major as an undergraduate and then you went to law school, you are one of the many lawyers who probably decided to pursue a degree that avoided math and hard sciences.
Today’s Wall Street Journal has an interesting article about “online sleuthing” and privacy concerns.
As the new year begins, numerous Latin American issues have moved to the center stage, including Venezuela, Argentina, Mexico, and Cuba.
What are the legal ethics rules for using social media to market your legal practice? Judging from what’s out there, some lawyers view the social media space as the Wild West, where almost anything goes; and some lawyers are too worried about the possible snares to use social media at all to publicize or share their capabilities. No surprise: the middle path is the one to take.
Sure, Joan, you can take a leave of absence, but you’re still going to work while you’re out, right?